Oct 3, 2012 7:00am PDT
technology. work well to detect fires with fast flames, but experts say some of the most deadly fires are the smouldering smokey kind that can fill your home with toxic gases while you sleep. experts say in those fires ionization alarms don't work well, going off way too late or not at all. >> and that means that the individuals could have a fire in their home and never receive a warning. >> reporter: don russ sell a scientist at texas a&m. he's run hundreds of tests. when i go to the store to buy a smoke detector, i assume it's going to sound when there's smoke. >> that's a reasonable assumption, but it's wrong. >> reporter: his findings are a bombshell in the industry, that the most popular smoke detectors may not help you in a fire. you're about to see just how scary that can be. we had dr. russell set up a test at the texas a&m engineering extension service. first, dr. russel placed three ionization detectors, the kind most of us have in a room with a couch. next, fire fighters set a slow smokey fire using a soldering iron. we're watching on monitors outside. fire fighters say eve
Oct 9, 2012 6:00am PDT
technology not the latest ipad. so it won't be apple's most premium product but will do that to keep prices down. >> why is apple doing this? they have the iphone, ipad, ipod, why an ipad mini? >> that's a great question. i think it's most likely because, well, amazon has the kindle fire and the hd. going the is out with its nexus 7. so apple is seeing this is a huge market. we're now hearing that they might have ordered up to 10 million units. if that's the case this will be big for apple. >> how soon could we see them on shelves? >> we expect invitations for the event today or tomorrow and then an announcement to happen next week and hopefully, it will hit the shelves on november 2. >> in time for the holidays. >> of course. >> there you go. >> the cost. >> that's a great question. so if we look at the current line-up of apple products we have the latest ipad for $499. ipad 2 for $399. and the ipod touch is $299. so where does that leave the ipad mini? it's definitely not going to be $199. so most likely somewhere and $349. a premium. >> somewhere in between the ipod and ipad 2. >> yes.
Oct 2, 2012 6:00am PDT
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Oct 3, 2012 2:30am PDT
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Oct 9, 2012 7:00am PDT
twice. introducing a stunning work of technology -- the entirely new lexus es. and the first-ever es hybrid. this is the pursuit of perfection. >>> first, there's the name. "sesame street." >> yes? >> got an awful middle eastern connotation to it. >> and you would suggest? >> well, patriot street. >> so patriot street wouldn't teach kids to share? >> it would simply put that sharing in context. >> would you share your food with someone? >> yes. >> but that would create a culture of dependency. >> i'll give it to them. >> you're taking away their motivation to earn that food for themselves. did you not read that capopy of "atlas shrugged" i loaned you? >> welcome back to "cbs this morning." felix baumgartner is called fear lis felix, though some people might describe him with a different adjective, this morning if conditions allow it, the austrian daredevil will attempt the highest, fastest free fall ever. >> his goal is to break the speed of sound on his way down. if he makes it, i think charlie wants to be the next one. behind me for this historic leap of faith. >> the biggest worry
Oct 8, 2012 6:00am PDT
in the united states. one is called waway. the other is called zte. both of them are big technology companies. they make things like routers and other internet gear. what this report says is they think that china, the government, has the means, the opportunity and the motive to use telecommunication companies like this for malicious purposes. namely espionage. spying. they say these companies' equipment poses a national security threat for the united states. interestingly this report is especially critical of huawei. it points to intellectual property violations, allege ties to iran and what the committee calls, quote, a pattern and practice of potentially illegal behavior in the united states. of course, both companies pushing back. they're disputing the findings. they are expected to release more detailed statements later on presideon huawei is calling report baseless. saying it's a dangerous political distraction. zte says it sets an unprecedented standard for cooperation by any chinese company with the congressional investigation, that coming from zte, the smaller of the two companies. ca
Oct 3, 2012 3:00am PDT
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Oct 9, 2012 6:00am PDT
sfciti run by ron conway proposes a series of technology-based solutions to those problems, like parking. >> parking in san francisco is not easy. you should be able to use a mobile app, pay for parking and use a text message when you're running out of time. you go back into the app and buy more time. >> reporter: the day end of this ad acts city voters to vote yes on prop e changing payroll tax to a system more favorable to tech companies. this is the same organization that supported then interim mayor ed lee who you'll recall promised never to run for mayor and then had the -- >> i want that parking app. i would save so much money. >> christina loren is here talking about the weather. what's happening outside? >> almost as cool as scott mcgrew quoting mc hammer on a tuesday morning. we've got a great-looking day. oakland, hammer time tonight. those oakland a's need all your support as they are taking on detroit once again. boys, oh boys, we have got your back. live picture of san francisco this morning showing you we have some high, midlevel clouds out there, no fog just yet. that will
Oct 9, 2012 7:00am PDT
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Oct 9, 2012 7:00am PDT
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Oct 9, 2012 7:00am PDT
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Oct 9, 2012 7:00am EDT
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Oct 4, 2012 3:00am PDT
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